Rohit Shetty (Director) Wiki, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Biography

Rohit Shetty Wiki:- Rohit Shetty is a renowned Indian filmmaker and director. He is known for directing popular movies like Golmaal, Golmaal Returns, Golmaal 3, Singham, Bol Bachchan, Singham Returns, and Chennai Express. He was even nominated for a Filmfare Award for Best Director for his work on Chennai Express. Rohit is famous for his skill in creating action-packed scenes and thrilling locations in his films. He holds a prominent position among the top directors in the Hindi movie industry. His movies often feature impressive car stunts that are particularly appealing to children, making his films widely enjoyed by a younger audience.

Rohit Shetty Biography

Rohit Shetty was born in Mangalore to parents Madhu B. Shetty, a renowned stuntman, and Ratna Shetty, a former junior Bollywood star. Growing up with four sisters and two brothers, he was deeply influenced by movies from a young age and aspired to become a director. He attended St. Mary’s School until the age of seventeen before entering the movie industry as an assistant director under Kuku Kohli.

Rohit’s father, also known as Fighter Shetty due to his roles as a stuntman and popular villain in the 70s, passed away when Rohit was just seven years old. This tragedy led to financial difficulties for the family, and his mother sought help from Amitabh Bachchan, who provided assistance. Currently, Rohit Shetty is known for hosting the real-life program “Khatron ke Khiladi.”

Rohit Shetty Biography

His directorial debut was the movie “Zameen” in 2003. However, he gained significant recognition with the 2006 comedy “Golmaal: Fun Unlimited,” featuring a star-studded cast including Ajay Devgn, Arshad Warsi, Tusshar Kapoor, and Sharman Joshi. In 2008, he directed the comedy thriller “Sunday,” starring Ajay Devgn, Arshad Warsi, and Ayesha Takia. He also helmed the sequel “Golmaal Returns” the same year.

Rohit Shetty was even nominated for a Filmfare Award for Best Director for his work on the movie “Chennai Express.” Known for his expertise in creating action-packed and thrilling scenes, he is considered a leading director in the Hindi movie industry. His movies often feature captivating car stunts that are particularly popular among children, making his films a hit with younger audiences.

Rohit Shetty Wiki Bio Details

Real Name Rohit Shetty
Nickname Rohit
Known Name  Rohit Shetty
Date of Birth 14 March 1973
Age 50 years ( as of 2023)
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Hometown Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Current Residence Mumbai , Maharashtra , India
Nationality Indian
Profession  Film Director
Category Wiki

Physical Appereance

Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Height Feet – 6 feet 1 inches
Meters – 1.85 m
Centimeters – 185 cm
Weight In Kilograms – 80 Kg
Figure Measurements Chest– 42
Waist Size – 36 Inches
Biceps Size – 16 Inches
Figure Measurements – 42-36-16

Education Qualification

School Name St Mary’s School, Mumbai
College Name Update soon
Qualification Update soon

Family & Relationship

Spouse Maya Shetty
Childrens 1
Son Ishaan
Daughter Has no daughter
Parents Father Mudhu Balwant Shetty
Parents Mother Ratna Shetty
Sibling Brother- Hriday Shetty (Step-Brother) & Uday Shetty (Step-Brother) & Sister(s) Chanda Shetty (Bigger), Chaya Shetty (Bigger), Mahek Shetty (Bigger)
Martial Status Married
Boyfriend & Girlfriends & Affairs Prachi Desai

Rohit Shetty Career

Rohit Shetty began his career at 17 as an assistant director in Ajay Devgn’s film “Phool Aur Kaante.” He continued working with Devgn in several films, including being a body double for Akshay Kumar in “Suhaag” and “Haqeeqat.” He also collaborated with Kumar in “Zulmi.” Shetty directed his first independent film, “Zameen,” in 2003, starring Devgn. However, his breakthrough came with the cult comedy “Golmaal” in 2006, followed by successful movies like “Sunday,” “Golmaal Returns,” and “All the Best: Fun Begins.”

He achieved immense success with the Golmaal series and expanded his repertoire with films like “Singham,” “Bol Bachchan,” and the record-breaking “Chennai Express” starring Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone. Shetty has also been a judge on the TV show “Comedy Circus” and hosted “Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi.”

Rohit Shetty

He directed “Singham Returns,” produced films like “Dilwale” and “Golmaal Again,” and added to his Cop Universe with “Simmba” and “Sooryavanshi.” The latter became the highest-grossing Hindi film of the year and marked Shetty’s OTT debut with “Indian Police Force.” Rohit Shetty’s journey is characterized by his collaborations with Ajay Devgn and his knack for delivering successful and entertaining films.


Year Title
2003 Zameen
2006 Golmaal
2008 Sunday
Golmaal Returns
2009 All The Best
2010 Golmaal 3
2011 Singham
2012 Bol Bachchan
2013 Chennai Express
2014 Singham Returns
2015 Dilwale
2017 Golmaal Again
2018 Simmba
2021 Sooryavanshi
2022 Cirkus
2023 School College Ani Life


Year Title
2009–2011 Comedy Circus
2012 Big Switch
2012 Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah
2014 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 5
2015 Bigg Boss Halla Bol
2015 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 6
2017 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 8
2018 India’s Next Superstars
2018–present Little Singham
2019 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9
2019–present Golmaal Jr.
2019 Bigg Boss 13
2020 Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 10
Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi – Made in India
2021 Dance Deewane 3
Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 11
2021 Bigg Boss 15
2022 Hunarbaaz: Desh Ki Shaan
India’s Got Talent (season 9)
Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 12
2023–present Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 13

Awards & Achievement

Awards & Achievements Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Grant India – Won Best fil award for Chennai Express
Star Box Office India Grant– Won Mr Box Office India Blockbuster for film Singham Returns
Zee Cine Grant – Won Power Club Box Office Award for film Bol Bachchan
Zee Cine Grant – Won Best film Award for film Golmaal Again

Favorite Things

Favorite  Food Pasta Pomodoro
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgan and Shah Rukh Khan
Favorite Actress Kareena Kapoor
Favorite Color White
Favorite Hobbies Gyming

Social Media Platforms


Net Worth & Salary

Net Worth 280 crore
Monthly Salary & Income 25 crore per month

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